Hip Discomfort

Roughly two years ago I had a fracture of my left tibia plateau. This resulted in my receiving a lateral plate with corticle screw construct. I have what is concidered a 4.4mm depressed portion that is part of the lateral tibial plateau.

I explain all of this because it has been a very dificult recovery. I am able to walk for the most part. However, I find myself at times compensating for the injury.

In the last two to three months I have noticed a slight discomfort in my left hip near the pelvic region. Could this be a repercussion of my previous injury? and should I have it looked at?

The pain is not bad, however, I am fiding that the discomfort is coming at more regular intervals than before.

Thank you for you time.
Anastasia

Posted By Anastasia on June 04, 2008 at 23:16:58:

Disclaimer
The SiliposŪ Soft Sock is a two-layer sock carefully designed with a proprietary gel pad molded in between the two fabric layers at the sole to absorb and reduce friction, abrasion, shear forces, and moisture away from the foot.

[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ Ask The Physical Therapist ] [ Disclaimer ]
Follow Ups
Post Followup

Name:
E-Mail:

Subject:

Comments:

Optional Link URL:
Link Title:
Optional Image URL:


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ Ask The Physical Therapist ] [ Disclaimer ]
Disclaimer

    We offer you an opportunity to ask specific questions to knowledgeable professionals. Any information posted on orthopedicquestions.com is intended for general informational purposes only and is not medical advice, and should not be construed as medical opinion, diagnosis or treatment. See your health-care professional for medical advice and treatment.
Ask the Physical Therapist (Physical Therapy and Athletic Trainer)
Ask the Orthotist (Orthopedic braces and supports specialist)
Ask the Chiropractor (Back and Spine Specialist)